Instant AutoCAD (R)

Instant AutoCAD (R) : Essentials Using AutoCAD 2000

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For courses in Computer Aided Drafting/Design, as well as for Engineering and Engineering Technology students and others who need to learn AutoCAD.This text provides users with an introduction to 2-dimensional drawing using AutoCAD (R). The light-hearted tone of the text makes it enjoyable and easy to use both in the classroom and as a self-paced learning tool. The integrated CD-ROM provides exercises, templates, and symbol libraries to help users in practicing the skills presented in the text and in completing useful drawings.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 221 pages
  • 210 x 275 x 10mm | 501g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Peachpit Press Publications
  • Berkeley, United States
  • English
  • 0130305359
  • 9780130305350

Table of contents

1. The Big Picture: Ready... 2. Always Be Prepared: ...Set... 3. Every Journey Begins with a Single Line:...Go! 4. Alterations Done Here: Modifying. 5. WYSIWYG (What You See Is What You Get): Viewing. 6. A New Slant on Your ABCs: Text. 7. How Big Was the One That Got Away?: Dimensions. 8. Living in a Material World: Hatching. 9. Paperless Society: Plotting. 10. Building a Better Mousetrap: Advanced Creation and Editing. 11. Cloning Dolly and Beyond: Symbol Creation and Application. 12. Virtual Cut and Paste: Advanced Viewing and Plotting. Appendix A. Put It There!: Installing CD-ROM Files. Appendix B. Taking a Shortcut: Identifying Aliases and Commands. Appendix C. You Sure Can Pick'em: Selecting Objects Options. Appendix D. Adding Printer/Plotters and Plot Style Tables. Index. CD-ROMDrawing Exercise Files. Template Files. Symbol Files for: Mechanical, Architectural, Electrical, and Landscape. Symbol File Viewer.show more